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Morimoto

723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
+1 215-413-9070
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“omakase” (106 reviews)
“sushi” (237 reviews)
“tasting menu” (70 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
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1 - 10 of 882 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant feels dated --the decor is stale and the acoustics are horrible. Great place to take someone you don't really want to talk to since it is hard to be heard - LOUD being the operative word. It took 45 minutes before we got...More

Thank elmcity
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had dinner here on a Tuesday night when we were in the city overnight on business. Our server J.D. was wonderful - very knowledgeable of the menu, helpful, and personally engaging. We ordered a variety of appetizers including the wagyu dumplings,...More

Thank NoraK22
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a set lunch a few days ago whilst visiting from NYC. I really enjoyed my meal, the service was friendly and I loved the décor. Very easy to find, just a few minutes from the Liberty Bell. Would go back if I were...More

Thank London0709
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, it satisfied our sushi/sashimi cravings, but having recently been to a Nobu in NYC, Nobu was better. My coworker/friend and I agreed that the sashimi was the best thing that we had that night. Every piece was delicious and the chef even cut each...More

Thank heather j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our entire meal was so fabulous! We had a great server, cocktails were delicious, and the food was sublime. Also, the interior of the restaurant was super chic and really interesting. Can’t recommend this place enough!!

Thank mmille04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful end to our trip to Philly. Funky décor. Wonderful drinks. Amazing Wagyu dumplings. The ramen was delicious.

Thank TousPourUn
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Startled by the fact that I could actually make a same day reservation on Open table- but I did. Beautiful evening in Philadelphia. Walked into a very simple anesthetically pleasant environment Server knowledgeable and friendly. We took some recommendations ( order the A5 waygu beef...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Many moons ago when it had just opened, my husband took me there for my birthday. The exterior and interior haven't changed. The "omakase" course is still very fabulous. I love eating their elegantly presented and fresh ingredients meals. I wish I could afford to...More

Thank jo k
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Overall, I would say it was a nice dining experience. The décor is nice. The service I would have to say is exceptional. In terms of food itself, We loved the lobster ceviche. The rock shrimp appetizer and the black code entre was decent. I...More

Thank WrldTraveller67
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Recently came here on a business trip and was not disappointed! I was apprehensive abt eating alone but had a great experience. I started with a tuna roll which had a surprising amount of wasabi in it. If overpowered the roll at times but overall...More

Thank Ferzeen P
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Leslie R
September 14, 2016|
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Response from M N | Reviewed this property |
Business casual
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prgirl73
August 7, 2016|
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Response from M N | Reviewed this property |
Don't know either someone else paid for my meal but it was expensive based on a peek at the menu. The good is OK as well. Not great.
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Marcella L
March 3, 2015|
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Response from Brittany322 | Reviewed this property |
Full bar and interesting cocktail list!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
    (Between 7th & 8th on Chestnut Street)
  • Public Transportation: Route 47 bus – Chestnut Street stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-413-9070
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